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  • Now You Can Make Your AT&T Galaxy Note Play Nice With T-Mobile HSPA+

    Now You Can Make Your AT&T Galaxy Note Play Nice With T-Mobile HSPA+

    Know what I love about Android hackers? They’ve got moxie. Take a look at these folks on the XDA-developer forums: a user named itsjusttime put up a bounty post offering cold hard cash to whoever could get AT&T’s Galaxy Note I717 up and running on T-Mobile’s HSPA+ network. Now, just over two weeks later, a solution has been found, and it’s surprisingly easy to pull off if you’re… Read More

  • T-mobile to offer 4G HSPA+ mobile hotspot come Feb 2011

    T-mobile to offer 4G HSPA+ mobile hotspot come Feb 2011

    My Momma used to always say* that you're not a real geek unless you're beaming out WiFi, but these days -- with the advances in mobile technology that have happened since 1994 -- I usually say that the you're not a real geek unless you're beaming WiFi with a 21Mbps back end. So, are you a real geek, or just a poseur? If you've got the guts (short for geek nuts), come February 2011, you'll be… Read More

  • AT&T has now upgraded 80% of its network to HSPA+

    AT&T has now upgraded 80% of its network to HSPA+

    If you're lucky enough to own an AT&T HSPA+ device (as in, a USB modem), then you'll probably be pleased to hear that they've now upgraded about 80% of their network to 4G-like speeds, just for you. Boasting to PC World today, AT&T CTO John Donovan confirmed the numbers, and also said that the growth of mobile data uptake over the last three years has slowed from the 50x increase seen a… Read More

  • AT&T starts LTE field trials later this year, commercial deployment in 2011

    AT&T starts LTE field trials later this year, commercial deployment in 2011

    Are you as excited as I am about LTE and the blazing fast data speeds it promises? Sure you are. And while you’re undoubtedly holding your breath waiting for 4G service and handsets, AT&T is moving forward with field trials after announcing that Alcatel-Lucent and Ericsson will be providing its equipment. What’s in store for AT&T in the near future? Read More

  • AT&T may have fibbed regarding Sling player for iPhone

    AT&T may have fibbed regarding Sling player for iPhone

    Just the other day, AT&T announced that it was able to work with Sling Media in order to optimize Sling player for AT&T’s 3G network. That’s good news for consumers and all, but it appears as though AT&T might have been doing a little posturing to make itself look like the good guy. After all, Sling users were disappointed about the lack of a Sling player on the iPhone when… Read More

  • Nexus One slated to arrive in AT&T 3G flavor

    Nexus One slated to arrive in AT&T 3G flavor

    When the Google Nexus One was announced early last month, Android fans went giddy with excitement, especially since there is an option to buy it unlocked. The only downside was that if you wanted 3G service, you were limited to T-Mobile’s decent, but smaller network. AT&T users are still out of luck and limited to EDGE speeds on the handset, but according to documents filed at the FCC… Read More

  • AT&T will be the first to offer HSPA in the US

    AT&T will be the first to offer HSPA in the US

    Cheers to you, AT&T. Within a month’s time, AT&T will have fully deployed HSPA within its 3G network. That means we’ll be getting 1.4Mbps down and 800Kbps up. Full release after the jump. Read More